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Vibrio alginolyticus

Vibrio alginolyticus

Catalogue No.

NCTC 12160

Current Name

Vibrio alginolyticus

Type Strain

Type Strain

Original Strain Reference

VL2204; CL 241/82

General Info


(Miyamoto et al. 1961) Sakazaki 1968 (AL)

Other Collection Numbers

ATCC:17749, BCCM/LMG:4409, CAIM:516, CCUG:13445, CCUG:16315, CCUG:4989, CIP:103336, CIP:75.3, DSM:2171, IFO:15630, LMG:4409, NBRC:15630, NCCB:71013, NCCB:77003, CL 241/82, VL2204



Hazard Group (ACDP)

Hazard Group (ACDP) 2

Culture Conditions

Growth Conditions on Solid Media

Nutrient agar, 24-48 hours, 37°C, O₂

Biological and Genomic Info

Gram Stain Result


Strain Data

(ATCC 17749) Type strain / J. V. Lee, Maidstone PHL in 1982

Additional Info

Accession Date


Previous Catalogue Name

Vibrio alginolyticus


Extended Bibliography

SKERMAN (V.B.D.), McGOWAN (V.) and SNEATH (P.H.A.) (editors), (1980), Approved Lists of Bacterial Names., Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol., 225-420, 1 MIYAMOTO (Y.), NAKAMURA (K.) and TAKIZAWA (K.), (1961), Proposals of a new genus "Oceanomonas" and of the amended species names., 477-486 Proposal of Vibrio alginolyticus for the biotype 2 of Vibrio parahaemolyticus.

Available Formats

  • Ampoule (Bacteria)

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